Waste Diversion Systems Basics for Councillors

  • 10 May 2016
  • 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM (MDT)
  • Edmonton, AB
  • 25


Registration is closed

Community leaders, managers, and operators need to understand "best practices" around managing and diverting household wastes from landfills.

Why Attend?

  • Learn about the history of waste management in Alberta
  • Learn about integrated waste management in the municipal sector.
  • Understand waste diversion to reduce landfill waste volumes & to improve sustainability.
  • Learn about the evolving best practices & standards around waste diversion.
  • Network with other municipalities to discuss operational issues and solutions.
  • See the diversion programs in action at the Edmonton Waste Management Site.

Topics Covered:

  • Integrated Waste Management Systems
  • Waste Streams
  • Stewardship Programs & Markets
  • Community Consultation & Engagement
  • Fundamentals of Design and Operation of a Waste Collection Depot

CEUs pending


Edmonton Waste Management Centre
250 Aurum Rd NE, Edmonton, AB
T6T 1J1 

Seminar includes lunch and guided tour.


 Please note, this offering has been rescheduled from the original March 17th date. For any questions or concerns, please contact ewmce@edmonton.ca.



Ⓒ Edmonton Waste Management Centre of Excellence

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